The "Fighting McCook's"



Six Generals

Three Brothers and Their Fifteen Sons
All Answered the Call

"They were born leaders; they were all men of noble bearing, such man as would naturally be selected in conflict requiring valor, judgment, and influence with men"

Daniel McCook * Family John McCook * Family George McCook * Family
  • Martha
  • Catherine
  • George Latimer *
  • Mary
  • Margaret
  • Elizabeth
  • Frannie
  • Amelia
  • David
   * Served in Civil War
** Served but not in the Civil War -died at sea 1842
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Sources for information on the McCook Family:

Reunion of Col. Dan McCook's Brigade - August, 1900, J.B.Work Editor

Historical Collections of Ohio - An Encyclopedia of the State Henry Howe, LL.D. State of Ohio Publisher, 1888